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First Hollywood: Florida and the Golden Age of Silent Filmmaking
     

First Hollywood: Florida and the Golden Age of Silent Filmmaking

by Shawn C. Bean
 

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Jacksonville, Florida, was the king of the infant film industry. Devastated by fire in 1901, rebuilt in a wide variety of architectural styles, sharing the same geographic and meteorological DNA as southern California, the city was an ideal location for northern film production companies looking to relocate.

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Jacksonville, Florida, was the king of the infant film industry. Devastated by fire in 1901, rebuilt in a wide variety of architectural styles, sharing the same geographic and meteorological DNA as southern California, the city was an ideal location for northern film production companies looking to relocate.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780813032436
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
Publication date:
07/28/2008
Edition description:
First
Pages:
240
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.80(d)

Meet the Author


Shawn C. Bean has twice been named Writer of the Year by the Florida Magazine Association. He is a former music and theater reviewer for the Miami New Times and current contributor to Florida Travel & Life and Miami.

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